Latest News

Brian and Rosslyn Elliott's Play, "The Bell of Alameda":

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2013/s13110004.htm

 

Brian interviews composer, Dr. Warner Hutchison

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jZnjEh02sng

 

Article on Brian's artwork, Series B. Written by Nancy Reimann. 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2012/s12100152.htm

 

Static Paper Article: Social Commentary: Spring 2012

http://www.mystaticradio.com/media_paper.asp

 

Brian plays cello on LindsayJayne's song, My Apologies: http://www.last.fm/music/Lindsay+Jayne/_/My+Apologies

 

Article on Brian's and David Gatt's large artwork, Ordinary Time.

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2011/s11020150.htm

 

Brian is featured in the new video for the Pristina cover of a Siouxsie and the Banshees song, The Killing Jar.

  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oD68kuXAFzo

 

Brian's article, Poets and the Clergy, appeared in The Penwood Review, Volume 14, Number 2, Fall 2010.

ISSN 192-5155.  www.penwoodreview.com.

 

Brian plays with Vagabond Prophet at the El Rey Theater.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gs2e6w2wSVQ

 

Brian plays cello and guitar on the new Argyle Street

album, Danger Alley.

http://www.myspace.com/argylestreetmusic

 

 

Brian plays with Fig at Solomon's Porch in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=klKn6N8F6ko

 

Brian's poem, Blink, will be featured in the Spring

issue of the Penwood Review.

http://www.penwoodreview.com/

Recent Articles

The views and opinions expressed by Brian Nixon are his own, and do not reflect that of any organization or institution.

 

Eric Dolphy and God's Improvisation on a Problem

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2013/s13110025.htm

 

Jazz:  A Theology of Different Tones

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2013/s13100117.htm

 

Follow the Theologians:  Ride a Bike

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2013/s13090046.htm

 

Keith Urban, Robert Mirabal and Doyle Dykes

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2013/s13090013.htm

 

Jim Morrison, New Mexico and the Gothic Connection

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2013/s13070130.htm

 

Pursuing Freedom Through Education

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2013/s13050102.htm

 

Eric Metaxas and Deitrich Bonhoeffer

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2013/s13040083.htm

 

A Reflection of God:  Why Art Matters

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2013/s13040005.htm

 

Chicago:  A Protestant Pilgramage

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2013/s13030142.htm

 

Lessons in Spiritual Leadership: Abraham Lincoln

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2013/s13020137.htm

 

I've Seen the Future and It Looks Confusing

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2013/s13020061.htm

 

Coherence and The Christian Worldview

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2013/s13020013.htm

 

Billy the Kid on Boxing Day

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2012/s12120131.htm

 

Beauty in the Midst of Cancer:  The Adventure

 

http://www.assistnews.net/ansarticle.asp?URL=Stories/2012/s12120030.htm

 

Fray Angelico Chavez:  Santa Fe's Priest-Poet

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2012/s12110145.htm

 

eBay, Vernard Eller, and The Promise

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2012/s12110025.htm

 

Of Mountains and Men:  Author, John Nichols


http://www.assistnews.net/ansarticle.asp?URL=Stories/2012/s12100147.htm

 

Requiem For Abraham Lincoln

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2012/s12100085.htm

 

Meditation From a Car Trip

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2012/s12100104.htm

 

Cormac McCarthy The Biblicist

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2012/s12100005.htm

 

Georgia O'Keeffe and the Christian Faith

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2012/s12090092.htm

 

The Christ Virus:  Author, Dave Slade

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2012/s12100005.htm

 

Learning from Navajo Code Talkers

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2012/s12080100.htm

 

Did Jesus Exist:  Bart Ehrman Supports the Evidence

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2012/s12040031.htm

 

NT Wright and Vernard Eller Whistle a Similar Tune

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2012/s12030147.htm

 

Creativity and the Creator

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2012/s12030105.htm

 

NNSU's Contemporary Arts Festival

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2012/s12030001.htm

 

The Collective Arts Consortium

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2012/s12020146.htm

 

On Jackson Pollock's 100th Birthday

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2012/s12010081.htm

 

Even The Stones Will Shout

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2012/s12010144.htm

 

Discovering a Treasure: Composer, Warner Hutchison

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2012/s12010035.htm

 

Social Commentary and Satire: Injustice and The Artists Role

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2012/s12010034.htm

 

The Best Books Read of 2011

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2011/s11120102.htm

 

The Majority Protest Just Like Charles Ives

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2011/s11120077.htm

 

Christopher Hitchens: Life and Death

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2011/s11120076.htm

 

Archeological Evidence for Sodom

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2011/s11120037.htm

 

Always Be Ready Conference

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2011/s11110121.htm

 

Saint John's Bible and Contemplative Landscape

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2011/s11100126.htm

 

LindsayJayne:  Music, Life, and Thor

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2011/s11080033.htm

 

Died in the Wool:  David Sylvian

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2011/s11070044.htm

 

John Sayles: Writer and Director

 

http://www.assistnews.net/STORIES/2011/s11060098.htm

 

Gathering of Nations: A Time to Cry, A Time to Celebrate

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2011/s11050029.htm

 

I Sat on Buddy Holly's Couch

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2011/s11050022.htm

 

Weddings, Weddings, Weddings: A Comparison of Three Royal Weddings

 

http://www.assistnews.net/STORIES/2011/s11040168.htm

 

National Poetry Month:  Why Read Poetry

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2011/s11040092.htm

 

In Scarlet and Vile: The Echoing Green

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2011/s11030026.htm

 

The Best Chrstian Book of 2010

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2010/s10120107.htm

 

Old Angel: Lost Dogs on Route 66


http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2010/s10090171.htm

 

Gayle Erwin and K.P Yohannan

 

http://www.assistnews.net/STORIES/2010/s10110079.htm

 

Feel the Love: Love Song on Tour

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2010/s10090096.htm

 

The Not-So-Common Life of an Opera Singer

 

http://www.assistnews.net/STORIES/2010/s10060120.htm

 

Touching the Future: New Life Symphony Orchestra

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2010/s10060007.htm

 

New Life Symphony Orchestra

 

http://www.assistnews.net/STORIES/2010/s10050100.htm

 

Tim Rameriz: Advocate and Friend

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2010/s10040184.htm

 

The Monastery of St. Bernard of Sacramenia

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2010/s10040128.htm

 

Recommended Listening For 2010

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2010/s10010047.htm

 

Recommended Reading List for 2010

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2010/s10010026.htm

 

Manafon: David Sylvian Meets Himself

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2009/s09120216.htm

 

Andy Warhol: Life and Legends

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2009/s09110173.htm

 

Charles Ives: A 'Let-Out' Soul

 

http://www.assistnews.net/Stories/2009/s09110050.htm